Stan’s Trivia Bits


n At least 10 athletes have competed in both a Summer and Winter Olympics, and at least four have won a medal in both seasons’ Olympics, but only one brought home both Summer and Winter gold. That was Denver-born Eddie Eagan, for light-heavyweight boxing (1920 Summer) and as a member of the four-man bobsled team (1932 Winter).

The 2000 U.S. Census reported that four states’ residents had a median age of 38 or more: West Virginia (38.9), Florida (38.8), Maine (38.7) and:

A) Hawaii

B) Arizona

C) Pennsylvania

D) Illinois

Monday’s answer: The technical terms for a male and female bear are boar and sow, respectively, the same terms used for the male and female pig.